Update: Support our #cinephiles: Meet Wendy Feinberg of the Port Jefferson Documentary Series

Introduction My dear friend Maryellen Nugent-Lee is a big fan of independent films and loves attending film festivals. Maryellen put me in touch with Wendy Feinberg, a co‑director of the Port Jefferson Documentary Series (PJDS). I have been working with filmmakers who are submitting their projects to film festivals, so I am interested how film … More Update: Support our #cinephiles: Meet Wendy Feinberg of the Port Jefferson Documentary Series

Support Our #filmmakers: All about the Stripboard

Introduction As I am writing this post, the second season of “B-City” is in pre-production. One of the artifacts being generated is a “stripboard”. You may have heard that a movie is usually filmed “out of sequence”. The stripboard documents and keeps track of the order of shooting. The Stripboard A stripboard (A.K.A production board … More Support Our #filmmakers: All about the Stripboard

Update: “Support our #filmmakers: Jolie East-Miji’s “B-City” Second Season: All About the Casting Call

Introduction On June 11, 2017, there was a casting call for the second season of Jolie East-Miji’s webseries “B-City”. The purpose was to audition actors that were not part of the first season. A casting call is one element of pre-production. According to Production for TV and New Media, there are two major ways to … More Update: “Support our #filmmakers: Jolie East-Miji’s “B-City” Second Season: All About the Casting Call

Alan’s Fourteen Valuable Points to Obtain a Foothold in the Entertainment Industry

Introduction I want to provide some value to my readers, so I want to pass along some bullet points for those who, such as myself, want to obtain a foothold in the entertainment industry. Actually, I have come quite far since 2009. I am still a small fry, but I have come this far, and … More Alan’s Fourteen Valuable Points to Obtain a Foothold in the Entertainment Industry

How Did I Achieve My Greatest Success in the Entertainment Industry? (Final post in a Series)

Introduction My blog has been documenting my passion for the entertainment industry and my participation in it.  I have come a long way since I started my journey in 2009.  This series of posts documents how I achieved what I call my “greatest success” (among various accomplishments). There are many articles around about how to … More How Did I Achieve My Greatest Success in the Entertainment Industry? (Final post in a Series)

How Did I Achieve My Greatest Success in the Entertainment Industry? (Third post in a Series)

Introduction My blog has been documenting my passion for the entertainment industry and my participation in it.  I have come a long way since I started my journey in 2009.  This series of posts documents how I achieved what I call my “greatest success” (among various accomplishments). There are many articles around about how to … More How Did I Achieve My Greatest Success in the Entertainment Industry? (Third post in a Series)